Applied Clinical Trials-10-01-2020

A Closing Thought

October 16, 2020

Tips for reducing site queries and improving workflows.

Click the title above for a link to open the Applied Clinical Trials September 2020 issue in an interactive PDF format.

Recognizing pre-pandemic pain points, such as patient engagement and protocol development, could lead to post-pandemic trial success.

Evaluating the lessons learned about trial sites from COVID-19 to form new strategies and improve patient safety for the future.

News

October 16, 2020

A compilation of recent notable news developments that pertain to the clinical trials industry.

With the assistance of mobile research nursing, in-home visits provide solid alternative to trial participants, especially during COVID-19.

Decentralized clinical trials (DCTs) have ignited clinical transformation while the COVID-19 pandemic has fueled their rapid expansion.

View from Brussels

October 16, 2020

Though members of the industry have made reassuring comments about progress with candidate COVID vaccines, they acknowledge it could be next year, at best, before any real response would be available.

View from Washington

October 16, 2020

Sponsors are beginning to make their study protocols public as pressure for a COVID-19 vaccine rises.

From the Editor

October 15, 2020

ACT's Editor-in-Chief, Lisa Henderson, assesses the sustainability of remote trials.

Jody Casey of Elligo Health Research gives insight into the issue of diversity in trials and what needs to be done to correct it.